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'Grandmother Lancashire'

'Grandmother Lancashire'
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Grandmother Eliza Ridgeway, 92 years old from the Bacup area, cleaning a rug in shawl and pinny.

Views: 9,034    Year: 1956    Comments: 4


A Lady Cleans Her Doorstep

A Lady Cleans Her Doorstep
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In Wake Street, just off Lambeth Walk. Some of the householders wash not only their front doorsteps, but a large slice of the pavement, too. It's a regular North Country custom, but among London smoke and dirt it seems a strangely noble act. Taken from 'Life in the Lambeth Walk' Article.

Views: 14,856    Year: 1938    Comments: 5


Washing-day in the Backyards

Washing-day in the Backyards
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'Especially if you've a big family it's hard to do the wash properly. We could all do with a bit more room.' Taken from 'Life in the Lambeth Walk' Article.

Views: 7,054    Year: 1938    Comments: 1


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